- Phil Cassidy is now a millionare by owning the Ammu-Nation stores.
- Marice Chavez is back as the host of VCPR and one mission involves you having to protect him.
- You still have the phone option to do cheats on and you continue even if you are injured.
- You have an option to run if busted by the cops in cars.
- You can get haircuts and tattoos again.
- The story will have more humor and will be lighter in graphics, not the plot though.
- The fun cheats like RIOT, NEVER WANTED, HYDRA SPAWN, PARACHUTE, JETPACK (thanks to CJ) and more.
- You can own gangs like in GTA:VCS and control the city, one gang at a time.
- The game should have over 200 missions, including over 70 side missions.